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Leonard Lush

Culinary apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Synonyms:
Leonard M. Lush
Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Broad globose conical 2
Size
medium 2
Height
50.00mm 2
Width
60.00mm 2
Ribbing
weak 2
Ground Colour
Green yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
streaked 2
Russet
very low 2
Coarseness
fine 2
Flesh Colour
White 2

Accession No.
1950 - 303

  

Received by the National Fruit Trials in 1950 from Bexhill, Sussex. Fruits have softish, white flesh with a fruity and subacid flavour.

Accession name
Leonard Lush
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
9th MayFull (80%) flowering
17th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Mid October 1


References:
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register